Best Blu-ray Deals

Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Guardians of the Galaxy 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$89.99
Rise of the Guardians 3D (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Nightbreed (Blu-ray)
$48.49
Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-6 (Blu-ray)
$119.99
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Vincent Price Collection II (Blu-ray)
$52.10
Dragon Ball Z: Season 8 (Blu-ray)
$25.89
Big Hero 6 (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Maze Runner (Blu-ray)
$19.99
UHF (Blu-ray)
$17.23
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist (Blu-ray)
$17.29
Man of Steel Limited Collector's Edition (Blu-ray)
$24.99
White Christmas (Blu-ray)
$14.99
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (37283)
 Adventure (28505)
 Animation (8585)
 Anime (4702)
 Biography (3898)
 Comedy (27773)
 Comic book (5266)
 Coming of age (1824)
 Crime (19446)
 Dark humor (3914)
 Documentary (5049)
 Drama (44760)
 Epic (5311)
 Erotic (1127)
 Family (11957)
 Fantasy (16337)
 Film-Noir (1207)
 Foreign (6346)
 Heist (1685)
 History (5827)
 Holiday (1253)
 Horror (14052)
 Imaginary (931)
 Martial arts (3367)
 Melodrama (2366)
 Music (8741)
 Musical (3890)
 Mystery (11328)
 Nature (1832)
 Other (702)
 Period (7011)
 Psychological thriller (3215)
 Romance (16241)
 Sci-Fi (18376)
 Short (403)
 Sport (2854)
 Supernatural (4440)
 Surreal (1488)
 Teen (3268)
 Thriller (32828)
 War (5841)
 Western (2423)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray

United Kingdom
601
5
20
Optimum Home Entertainment | 1990 | 113 min | Rated BBFC: 15 | Mar 01, 2010

Jacob's Ladder (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
English: LPCM 2.0

Subtitles
None

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £15.99, Price history

Amazon: £7.80 (Save 51%)
New from: £4.86 (Save 70%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Jacob's Ladder on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.5
174
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.9 of 53.9
Audio 4.0 of 54.0
Extras 0.0 of 50.0
Based on 2 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Horror100%
Drama44%
Psychological thriller42%
Mystery33%
Surreal29%
Thriller26%
58%
popularity
171
collections
34
fans




Jacob's Ladder

 (1990)

Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Vietnam veteran Jacob Singer is tormented by the vivid memories of war and the heartbreaking death of his son. Demonic visions and hallucinations begin to haunt him day and night, leaving Jacob disturbed and searching for answers. Unsure if he is suffering from post-traumatic stress, dementia, or something paranormal, Jacob finds himself quickly spiraling out of control.

For more about Jacob's Ladder and the Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray release, see Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello, John Capodice, Matt Craven, Pruitt Taylor Vince
Director: Adrian Lyne

» See full cast & crew


Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 1.85:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Adrian Lyne's Jacob's Ladder arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Optimum Home Entertainment.

This is a solid high-definition transfer, arguably one of the very best from the budget catalog releases Optimum Home Entertainment have produced. Fine object detail is consistently good, clarity pleasing, even during the nightmares/dark sequences, and contrast levels consistent. The close-ups look strong - fine grain is easily noticeable, though occasionally some extremely mild noise is mixed with it. Edge-enhancement is never a serious issue of concern. More importantly, neither is macroblocking, which was one of the key issues with the R1 SDVD release of Jacob's Ladder Artisan Entertainment produced quite some time ago. Colors look soft and warm, but also natural. There are no stability issues to report in this review. Finally, I noticed a couple of tiny flecks early into the film, but I did not see any large cuts, stains, marks, or warps. All in all, this is a very good release of a wonderful film that has endured some quite problematic treatments during the years. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

There are two audio tracks on this Blu-ray disc: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 and English LPCM 2.0. For the record, Optimum Home Entertainment have not provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

I chose to view the film with the English LPCM 2.0 track, and was quite pleased by its solid dynamic amplitude. Maurice Jarre's wonderful ambient soundtrack benefits greatly from it, and many of Jacob's nightmares are now as disturbing as they have ever been. Generally speaking, the dialog is crisp, clean and very easy to follow.

The English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 track offers a slightly better mid-low range dynamics, but surround activity is not impressive. The dialog is as crisp and clean as it is on the English LPCM 2.0 track and there are no balance issues with Maurice Jarre's soundtrack.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray, News and Updates



A Remake of Adrian Lyne's Jacob's Ladder Coming Up - June 28, 2013

LD Entertainment is planning a remake of acclaimed director Adrian Lyne's cult thriller Jacob's Ladder (1990). Jeff Buhler, who wrote the script for Ryûhei Kitamura's The Midnight Meat Train, has been asked to work on a script for the remake.

Optimum's January-March Blu-ray Slate - November 6, 2009

Optimum Home Entertainment is set to release over a dozen films on Blu-ray in the UK between January and March 2010. Titles run the gamut of genres, from Nouvelle vague to George A. Romero's latest zombie escapade to 1970s erotica. No information on disc specs, ...


Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Jacob's Ladder 67 Sep 28, 2012
Ladder 49? 2 Feb 26, 2009



Jacob's Ladder Blu-ray


£15.99 £7.80


Buy Jacob's Ladder on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
2. 22 Jump Street
3. 22 Jump Street
4. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
5. Princess Mononoke
6. The Wind Rises
7. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
8. Kiki's Delivery Service
9. X-Men: Days of Future Past
10. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
11. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
12. It Happened One Night
13. Maleficent
14. How to Train Your Dragon 2
15. Big Hero 6

Trending in Theaters
1. Interstellar
2. Big Hero 6
3. Dumb and Dumber To
4. Nightcrawler
5. Gone Girl
6. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
7. John Wick
8. Fury
9. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
10. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
11. Whiplash
12. The Maze Runner
13. St. Vincent
14. The Equalizer
15. Autómata
16. Annabelle
17. A Walk Among the Tombstones
18. The Drop
19. Foxcatcher
20. Exodus: Gods and Kings

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
4.  Big Hero 6
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
7.  22 Jump Street
8.  Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
9.  Planes: Fire & Rescue
10.  The Wind Rises
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Big Hero 6
3.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
4.  The Expendables 3
5.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  The Maze Runner
8.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
9.  Fury
10.  The November Man
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Big Hero 6
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$14.99, Save 63%
4.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
5.  22 Jump Street
$19.99, Save 51%
6.  Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  Frozen
$24.94, Save 45%
8.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
$19.99, Save 60%
9.  The Expendables 3
$19.96, Save 50%
10.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$19.98, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Guardians of the Galaxy 3D

 United States


$39.99 $19.99





Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D

 United States


$49.99 $19.99





Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series

 United States


$299.98 $89.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices